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USSR / Nuclear Weapons / Commonwealth Summit #132954

ABC Evening News for Monday, Dec 30, 1991
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(Studio: Carole Simpson) Warning from former Soviet foreign minister Eduard Shevardnadze that nuclear weapons might fall into wrong hands noted.

(Moscow: John Donvan) Summit meeting of the commonwealth states to discuss both the division of the power of the old Soviet army and their economic differences featured; scenes shown from Minsk, Byelorussia. States of Moldavia, Ukraine and Azerbaijan noted wanting independent armies. [Russian President Boris YELTSIN - (thru translator) talks about a compromise.] Russia's plans to lift price controls outlined. [On Moscow food line, WOMAN - (thru translator) opposes price rise.]

Donvan, John;
Simpson, Carole

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